Authentify Review
A new way to perform multifactor authentication using specialized SaaS software


Valuable Features:

Avoids man in the middle or man in the browser exploits that other two factor products are susceptible to

Use of Solution:

One month

Stability Issues:

I got a few error messages which turned out to be themselves errors.

Previous Solutions:

I have been using SecurID tokens and wanted something that didn't require hardware authentication devices.

Initial Setup:

Straightforward.

Disclosure: I am a real user, and this review is based on my own experience and opinions.

4 Comments

Orlee GillisCommunity Mgr

How does Aunthentify compare to other systems you have used in the past?

Like (0)10 October 16
davidstromWriterTOP 5POPULAR

I think Okta and Ping Identity have equally good solutions.

Like (0)11 October 16
Orlee GillisCommunity Mgr

Interesting. Are there exploits that SaaS authentification is capable of preventing or thwarting that man-in-the-middle or browsers are not capable of?

Like (0)11 October 16
davidstromWriterTOP 5POPULAR

The short answer is yes, but it really depends on a lot of factors: are you running the most current browser versions? The latest are better but not as good as running a third party single sign on app like Okta etc.

Are you connecting to a third party SaaS app or some web app on your internal network? some products work better one way or the other.

David

Like (0)11 October 16
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